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‘Drunk History’ Creator Derek Waters Describes 3 Phases of Being Wasted and the Funniest Way to Censor Hitler
Sometimes you just want to get drunk and talk history with your friends — or at least Derek Waters does. In anticipation of Tuesday night's Season 2 premiere on Comedy Central, the actor an...
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Google Buying Songza to Compete With Apple's Beats
The playlist-focused streaming service will move into Google's New York office as part of the acquisition. read more
Travel Channel Pulls Adam Richman’s New Show After Instagram Tirade
Travel Channel’s upcoming new series “Man Finds Food” starring Adam Richman has been pulled from its schedule in wake of Richman’s Instagram outburst, where he told one follower to commit suic...
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'St. Vincent' Trailer: Bill Murray, Melissa McCarthy Raise a Child (Video)
Naomi Watts, Terrence Howard and Chris O'Dowd co-star in the comedy about a cranky war vet taking care of his neighbor's son, opening Oct. 24.read more
Netflix Stock Hits All-Time High on Upbeat Analyst Estimates
Netflix shares closed up 7.4% Tuesday to an all-time high of $473.10 after a Goldman Sachs analyst upgraded the stock, citing the company’s long-term international growth prospects and its stepp...
Bill Murray Gets Drunk, Visits Naomi Watts at Strip Club in ‘St. Vincent’ Trailer (Video)
The Weinstein Company has released the first trailer for Ted Melfi's comedy “St. Vincent,” which stars Bill Murray as the title character. Melissa McCarthy co-stars alongside Naomi Wat...
Watch: Bill Murray Enters the Oscar Race With 'St. Vincent' Trailer
It's hard to believe, but Bill Murray has only been nominated for an Oscar once (for "Lost in Translation") and didn't win the time he was up for one. That could change this fall when The We...
Stephanie Sigman Joins Netflix Series ‘Narcos’
Stephanie Sigman has joined the cast of the new Netflix drama “Narcos.” The shows stars Wagner Moura as infamous drug kingpin Pablo Escobar. Sigman will play Escobar’s mistress in th...
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Oliver Platt, Bryan Greenberg Join HBO's 'Bessie' Biopic
"True Detective's" Tory Kittles has also been added to the cast of the TV movie based on blues icon Bessie Smith.read more
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Academy Announces Submission Deadlines
Submissions for the Scientific and Technical Awards are due July 11, and the deadline for official screen credits is Dec. 3.read more
Viacom’s Music Group Launches Director Diversity Program
Viacom’s Music Group, which includes MTV, VH1, CMT and LOGO, has launched its Director Diversity Program. The VMN Spectrum Director Diversity Program is designed to help attract and provide training...
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A Look Back at Google's History of Social Media Failures
In some alternate social media history, the term Crush List is a verb—meaning to elevate a friend to the most prominent position within one’s social network. And somewhere MySpace founde...
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Neil Gaiman's American Gods Finds a Home at Starz
It's been rumored for years and now coming to pass: Neil Gaiman's beloved fantasy novel American Gods has a network ready to develop a long-rumored TV adaptation. The deal, initially, is fo...
Reality TV Producers Form New York-Based Trade Association
Things just got real in the trade world. A group of New York-based reality TV production companies have formed the non-profit trade group called the Nonfiction Producers Association (NPA), which will ...
World Cup Star Misses Game-Winning Shot, Sears Painful Memory Into His Flesh
Chile was eliminated by the narrowest of margins in a World Cup knockout game on Saturday when they lost to host country Brazil in a 3-2 contest that eventually came down to penalty kicks. Mauricio Pi...
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Starz, Bryan Fuller Board Neil Gaiman's 'American Gods'
The premium cable network has joined the FremantleMedia project with a script-to-series commitment.read more
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'Ghost: The Musical': Theater Review
The Oscar-winning Patrick Swayze/Demi Moore romantic fantasy has been turned into a Broadway musical, put on tour and brought to the Pantages in Hollywood.read more
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World Cup 2014: Hollywood Cheers on U.S. vs. Belgium
UPDATED: Spike Lee, Josh Duhamel and Patrick Stewart are among the stars rooting for America in today’s big soccer game.read more
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USA vs. Belgium: World Cup Live Blog 2014
Celebrities, players and ex-players follow the big game in real-time.
Starz Is Developing Neil Gaiman's ‘American Gods’ With Bryan Fuller, Michael Green
Starz is developing a series based on Neil Gaiman's fantasy novel, “American Gods,” with executive producers Gaiman, Bryan Fuller and Michael Green. FremantleMedia North America will p...

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